CEO, Expo 2023, Former Minnesota Secretary of State
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie partners with township, city, and county officials to organize elections on behalf of Minnesota’s nearly 4 million eligible voters. Ritchie also oversees a wide range of services for Minnesota businesses, including the archiving of official and corporate documents, and administering Safe at Home, Minnesota’s address confidentiality program. Secretary Ritchie serves on the State Executive Council, State Board of Investment, Twin Cities Army Community Advisory Board, Minnesota National Guard Senior Advisory Council and Board of the Minnesota Historical Society. He is active in the National Association of Secretaries of State, serving as president in 2011. He also co-chairs the Civil War Commemoration Task Force.